Queensland refreshes digital strategy06/02/2017 Shahida Sweeney Government
The Queensland government is revitalising digital services under a new action plan due for release by mid-year, and coinciding with the creation of a Data Analytics Office.
Tech boost on the agenda for Aussie funds market02/02/2017 Hope William-Smith News
An automated solution would now be used to support the transfer of managed funds holdings across platforms.
China's bank brands most valued02/02/2017 Jassmyn Goh News
China banks have topped the world in total bank brand value thanks to a lack of cynicism, an affinity for brands, and economic patriotism from consumers.
Queensland drives digital transformation with new team01/02/2017 Shahida Sweeney Government
eHealth Queensland Health has appointed five senior executives to tackle digital transformation in the New Year, while strengthening the base for front-line services.
Tax practitioners get help for cloud tech regulation31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
The Tax Practitioners Board has released a guidance to assist tax professionals to understand their legal obligations around cloud computing.
Fintech Australia open award nominations31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Nominations for the inaugural Fintech Australia Finnie Awards have opened ahead of the gala night to be held in late May.
Bank Central Asia sets up USD$15m fintech VC company31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Indonesia’s Bank Central Asia has established a venture capital company which will collaborate with, and invest in, Asia-based fintech start-ups.
DBS launches new online Letter of Credit service31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
DBS Bank has launched a first-of-its-kind service with would allow small and medium-sized businesses apply for a Letter of Credit online.
DFS Innovation Lab instigates fintech boot camp31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
The Digital Financial Services Lab has today announced the launch of its second ‘high-intensity’ fintech boot camp for South Asian and Sub-Saharan African companies.
Decimal makes key appointment for new role31/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Decimal has announced the appointment of Sue Landers as the company's inaugural key account director.
PM Turnbull spearheads Cybersecurity briefings30/01/2017 Shahida Sweeney Government
Political parties will gain a first-hand look at cyber-security planning during a February Canberra briefing that has been flagged by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.
NSW government finalises new-look Cabinet30/01/2017 Shahida Sweeney Government
A reshuffle by Premier Gladys Berejiklian heralded a new-look Cabinet – with new ministers taking over the innovation, industry finance and counter-terrorism portfolios.
Citi Taiwan focuses on credit card tech30/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Citibank Taiwan has announced its intention to launch new technology to allow customers to apply for first-time credit cards online using MOICA certificates.
Siam Commercial Bank to allocate USD$1.1 billion toward fintech30/01/2017 Hope William-Smith News
Siam Commercial Bank would invest the equivalent of USD$1.1 billion in the acquisition of technology and the creation and development of digital infrastructure between 2017 and 2020.